What is an Emergency Action Plan?
An emergency action plan is used to inform and prepare personnel of potential emergencies that may occur on site, as well as, proper procedures and main points of contact should anything happen.
What is the purpose of an Emergency Action Plan?
An emergency action plan is used to prepare employees for potential emergencies by informing them on how to take action in the event of a mishap.
Why do I need an Emergency Action Plan?
An emergency action plans helps prevent chaos and panic form occurring should anything happen on site such as a fire, chemical spills, weather conditions and other emergencies. By preparing employees from potential hazard you are also helping save lives and creating a safer work environment.
How do I use an Emergency Action Plan?
- Insert your company name and the date the document was last revised
- Fill out the list of emergency contacts
- Ensure that all employees have read and understood the emergency action plan
- Keep the document up to date
The following provides a listing of sample templates, documents, articles and other resources to help you in carrying out your duties and managing your worksite. It is expected that the documents will be amended to suit the styles, needs and circumstances of the individual, or company, involved. These resources are not intended to replace an individual’s, or a company’s, professional and skillful judgement. Each template, document and article and other resource should be assessed within the context of the individual’s, or company’s own day-to-day operation. Individuals and companies must exercise proper judgment respecting the correctness and applicability of the material. Hard Hat Hunter accepts no responsibility for any errors or omissions, and expressly disclaims any such responsibility.